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The Field Museum inspires curiosity about life on Earth while exploring how the world came to be and how we can make it a better place. Founded in 1893 as the Columbian Museum of Chicago, the Museum has spent more than 120 years in the pursuit of scientific knowledge about the world around us.
The Field Museum Library is committed to supporting the Museum’s mission as an educational and research institution concerned with diversity and relationships in nature and among cultures. The strengths of the Library collections closely parallel the strengths of the Museum’s scientific collections in the fields of anthropology, botany, geology, paleontology and zoology. The collections emphasize biological systematics, evolutionary biology, geology, archaeology, ethnology and material culture.

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1990
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1979
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Topics & Subjects
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Natural history
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Field Museum of Natural History
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Botany
51
Birds
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Beetles
43
Field Museum of Natural History -- Juvenile literature -- Periodicals
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field museum of natural history
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plowman, timothy,author
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koninklijke akademie van wettenschappen (netherlands)
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paris : a. schultz
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royal society of south africa
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chicago natural history museum
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English
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German
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French
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Topics: Marine biology, Marine invertebrates, Mollusks
Includes bibliographical references (p. 98-100)
Topics: Giraffe, Animals in art
Includes bibliographical references (p. 199-203) and indexes
Topics: Field Museum Anthropological Expedition to the Near East (1934), Ethnology -- Iraq, Anthropometry...
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by Eyries, J. B. B. (Jean Baptiste Benoit), 1767-1846; Boilly, Jules
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Voyage Pittoresque En Afrique
Topics: Voyages and travels, Discoveries in geography
Includes bibliographical references (p. 51)
Topics: Ostriches, Drinking vessels, Oriental antiquities, Animals in art, Eggs, Struisvogels, Eieren,...
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Patterson, J. H. (John Henry), 1867-1947
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Fieldiana, Popular series, Zoology, was published by Field Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Zoology as Leaflet (no. 1-5, 1922-1923), as Zoological leaflet (no. 6, 1924), and as Zoology leaflet (no. 7-14, 1925-1938), and by Chicago Natural History Museum as Popular series: Zoology (no. 15, 1952)
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Topics: Lion hunting -- Kenya Tsavo National Park, Lion attacks -- Kenya Tsavo National Park, Lions --...
Includes bibliographical references (p. 27)
Topics: Indians of North America -- Tobacco use, Tobacco pipes, American Indians -- Tobacco use North...
Includes bibliographical references (p. 412-414) and index
Topics: Field Museum Anthropological Expedition to the Near East (1934), Ethnology -- Iraq, Anthropometry...
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by Farrington, Oliver C. (Oliver Cummings), 1864-1933; Field Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Geology; Laufer, Berthold, 1874-1934, joint author Curator of Anthropology
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [36]/140)
Topics: Agates, Archaeology, Folklore, Agaat
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xxiii, 907 p. : ill., maps ; 28 cm.
Topics: Plants, Cultivated, Plants, Cultivated, Plants, Cultivated, Domestic animals, Domestic animals,...
Volume and maps in case
Topic: Botany
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Paleontological Research Institution (Ithaca, N.Y.)
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Biological abstracts
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
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Topics: Mollusks, Mollusks
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Nichols, Henry W. (Henry Windsor), b. 1868
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 30/102)
Topics: Geology -- Illinois Chicago, Paleontology, Geologie, Paleontologie, Chicago (Ill.) -- History
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by Paleontological Research Institution (Ithaca, N.Y.); Columbia University
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Vols. for May 1895-1933 published at Cornell University; 1934- by Paleontological Research Institution
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Columbus, Christopher; Curtis, William Eleroy, 1850-1911; Rodríguez, José Ignacio, 1831-1907; John Boyd Thacher Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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The letters translated by Jose Ignatio Rodriguez. Cf. P. 117
Topic: Columbus, Christopher
Fieldiana, Popular series, Anthropology, was published by Field Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Anthropology as Leaflet (no. 1-14, 1922-1924) and Anthropology leaflet (no. 15-34, 1924-1945), and by Chicago Natural History Museum as Anthropology leaflet (no. 35-36, 1945) and Popular series : Anthropology (no. 37-38, 1948-1959)
Topics: Crickets, Orthoptera -- China, Sound production by animals, Krekels, China -- Social life and...
Subtitle varies
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 464-466) and index
Topics: Field Museum Anthropological Expedition to the Near East (1934), Arabs --Iraq., Anthropometry...
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by Dahlgren, B. E. (Bror Eric), 1877-1961; Frey, Albert illustrator
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 68-70) and index
Topics: Tropical fruit, Fruits, Plantes tropicales
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Rüppell, Eduard, 1794-1884.
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5 pts. in 1 v. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 39 cm.
Topics: Zoology, Marine animals, Fishes
Source: folio
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Bibliography: p. [15]-16
Topic: Gars
2 v. : 2 fold. maps (v. 1) ; 25 cm.
Topic: Botany -- Africa, North.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [33])
Topics: Field Museum-Oxford University Joint Expedition to Mesopotamia, Kish
2 v. : 2 fold. maps (v. 1) ; 25 cm.
Topic: Botany -- Africa, North.
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Major A.J. Arnold [and 24 others]
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xx, 612 p., XV leaves of plates : ill. (some col.), photos. ; 32 cm.
Topics: Game and game-birds, Mammals
Source: folio
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Formed by the union of: Bulletin de l'Herbier Boissier, and: Bulletin des travaux de la Société botanique de Genève
Topics: Botany, Botany
Title from caption
Topics: Insects, Insect pests, Beneficial insects, Insects
Topics: Natural history, Birds
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Royal Entomological Society of London
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Topic: Entomology
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by Farrington, Oliver C. (Oliver Cummings), 1864-1933; Field Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Geology; Field, Henry, 1902- joint author
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [16]/[196])
Topics: Neanderthals, Neanderthalers
Title from caption
Topic: Entomology
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Emin Pasha, 1840-1892; Schweinfurth, Georg August, 1836-1925
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by Macbride, J. Francis (James Francis), 1892-; Brownell, Leverett White, 1871- photographer; Millspaugh, Charles Frederick, 1854-1923 photographer; Smith, Huron H. (Huron Herbert), 1883-1933, photographer
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Fieldiana, Popular series, Botany, was published by Field Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Botany as Leaflet (no. 1-9, 1922-1924) and as Botany leaflet (no. 10-25, 1924-1940), and by Chicago Natural History Museum as Popular series: Botany (no. 26-27, 1947-1950)
Topic: Wild flowers
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Formed by the union of: Bulletin de l'Herbier Boissier, and: Bulletin des travaux de la Société botanique de Genève
Topics: Botany, Botany
299 p. pl. en coul. 22 cm
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Western Society of Malacologists
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Topics: Mollusks, Mollusks
This forms Tom.15 of the Museum publications. For a detailed listing of the contents of this volume, see "Catalogue of the Library of the BM(NH)", Suppl. Vol.7, 1933: p.619
Imprint varies
Topics: Beetles, Forest insects, Entomology
Subtitle varies
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
Includes bibliographical references throughout
Topics: Captain Marshall Field Archaeological Expeditions to Peru, 1925-1926., Pottery --Peru., Peru...
Fieldiana, Popular series, Anthropology was published by Field Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Anthropology as Leaflet (no. 1-14, 1922-1924) and Anthropology leaflet (no. 15-34, 1924-1945), and by Chicago Natural History Museum as Anthropology leaflet (no. 35-36, 1945) and Popular series : Anthropology (no. 37-38, 1948-1959)
Topics: Tobacco, Smoking, Tobacco pipes
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by Riggs, Elmer S., 1869-1963; Field Museum of Natural History. Dept. of Geology
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 54)
Topics: Horses, Horses, Fossil, Evolution, Paarden (dieren), Evolutie
List of Illustrations -- Preface -- Introduction -- Garment Types -- Early Nazca Colors (Seven Major Color Groups) -- Early Nazca Yarns -- Early Nazca Mantles -- Early Nazca Tunics -- Early Nazca Kerchiefs and Veils -- Early Nazca Aprons -- The Miscellaneous Group (Bands -- Cords -- Slings -- Netting -- Feather Bands -- Wrappings -- Pads -- Stone wound with string) -- Summary -- Conclusions -- Glossary
Topics: Captain Marshall Field Archaeological Expeditions to Peru, 1925-1926., Textile fabrics --Peru.,...
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Strong, William Duncan, 1899-1962; Laufer, Berthold, 1874-1934 contributor Curator of Anthropology
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 36)
Topics: Indians of North America -- Illinois, Potawatomi Indians, Illinois Indians
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Magyar Madártani Intézet; Magyar ornithologiai központ; Magyar Királyi Madártani Intézet
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Subtitle varies. Eg.: A Magyar Ornithologiai Központ Folyóirata, Journal pour ornithologie, Zeitschrift für ornithologie, other variations
Topics: Birds, Birds
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Frequency varies
Topic: Entomology
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by Schmidt, Karl Patterson, 1890-1957
texts
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"Books and articles containing information about alligators": p. 14
Topics: American alligator, Alligators -- North America
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Bibliography of agriculture
Topic: Entomology
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Macbride, J. Francis (James Francis), 1892-; Brownell, Leverett White, 1871- photographer; Carpenter, C. H. photographer
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Fieldiana, Popular series, Botany, was published by Field Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Botany as Leaflet (no. 1-9, 1922-1924) and as Botany leaflet (no. 10-25, 1924-1940), and by Chicago Natural History Museum as Popular series: Botany (no. 26-27, 1947-1950)
Topics: Flowers -- United States, Fruit -- United States, Autumn, Bloemen, Vruchten, Herfst
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
by Schmidt, Karl Patterson, 1890-1957; Field Museum of Natural History
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"Books and articles about frogs and toads": p. 15
Topics: Frogs -- Illinois Chicago, Toads -- Illinois Chicago, Kikkers, Padden
The Field Museum of Natural History Library - Texts
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Steven J. Long, managing editor
Topics: Marine biology, Marine invertebrates, Mollusks
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by Mason, John Alden, 1885-1967; Laufer, Berthold, 1874-1934, editor, Part 1; Martin, Paul S. (Paul Sidney), 1899-1974, editor, Part 2, section 1; Horton, Donald, 1910- contributor, Part 2, Section 2
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Pt. 1. Report on field work. -- Pt. 2, Section 1. Objects of stone, shell, bone and metal. -- Pt. 2, Section 2. Objects of pottery. With an appendix on ceramic technology by Donald Horton
Topics: Captain Marshall Field expedition to Colombia. 1922-1923, Tairona Indians, Santa Marta, Colombia --...
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by Internationaler Entomologischer Verein
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Title from caption
Topics: Entomology, Insects
Vol. 1-5, pub. 1887-91
Topics: Beetles, Entomology
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4 pts. in 1 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 38 cm (fol.).
Topics: Zoology, Animals, Animals, Marine fishes, Marine fishes
Source: folio
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by Antipa, Grigore, 1867-1944; Academia Român. Fondul Vasilie Adamachi
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Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Topic: Fishes
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by South London Entomological and Natural History Society
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Cover title
Topics: South London Entomological and Natural History Society, Entomology, Natural history
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Biological abstracts
Topic: Mollusks
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by Laufer, Berthold, 1874-1934; Nichols, Henry W. (Henry Windsor), b. 1868
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Includes index
Topic: Pottery -- China History
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Fishes
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3 v. ; 22 cm
Topic: Ornithology
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by Sanborn, Colin Campbell, 1897-1962
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Fieldiana, Popular series, Zoology, was published by Field Museum of Natural History, Dept. of Zoology as Leaflet (no. 1-5, 1922-1923), as Zoological leaflet (no. 6, 1924), and as Zoology leaflet (no. 7-14, 1925-1938), and by Chicago Natural History Museum as Popular series: Zoology (no. 15, 1952)
Topic: Birds -- Illinois Chicago
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by Kroeber, A. L. (Alfred Louis), 1876-1960; Field Museum of Natural History; Laufer, Berthold, 1874-1934, ed. Curator of Anthropology
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 115-116)
Topics: Captain Marshall Field Archaeological Expeditions to Peru, 1925-1926, Pottery -- Peru, Peru --...
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by Internationaler Entomologischer Verein
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Title from caption
Topics: Entomology, Insects
Subtitle varies
Topics: Natural history, Natural history
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by Adlerz, Gottfrid Agaton, 1858-1918
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Topic: Wasps
246 p. ; 28 cm.
Topics: Beetles, Beetles
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Bibliography of agriculture
Topic: Entomology
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by Société entomologique de France; Société entomologique de France. Bulletin de la Société entomologique de France 1833-94
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Description based on: 5. ser., t. 10, 1880
Topics: Insects, Entomology
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by Tremeau de Rochebrune, Alphonse, 1834-
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No more published
Topic: Zoology
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by Schmiedeknecht, Otto, 1847-1936
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Imprint of v. 2: Sumtibus auctoris. Prostat Berolini apud R. Friedländer & filium
Topic: Bees
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by Thompson, John Eric Sidney, Sir, 1898-1975
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 150-152) and index
Topics: Indians of South America -- Social life and customs, South America -- Antiquities